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  • When do You Need a Server?
  • In House or Hosted Servers?
  • What is Microsoft Exchange?
  • Operating Systems for a Law Firm
  • Types of Notebook Computers
  • Surge Suppressors and UPS
  • Building a Technology Budget
  • Finding the Best Deals on Legal Technology
  • Lawyer's Guide to Buying a Laptop
  • Lawyer's Guide to Buying a Desktop
  • How To Choose an Internet Service Provider
  • Back it Up!

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Products and Services

E-Filing Service Provider Comparisons

  • Comparison Chart of Certified E-Filing Service Providers


  • Printer Recommendations
  • Scanner Recommendations
  • Fax Recommendations

Software Comparison Charts

  • Cloud-Based Practice Management Comparison Chart
  • Cloud-Based Time, Billing, & Accounting Comparison Chart
  • Server-Based Practice Management Comparison Chart
  • Server-Based Time, Billing, & Accounting Comparison Chart
  • ocument Assembly Comparison Chart
  • Document Management Comparison Chart
  • Office 365 Comparison Chart
  • Password Manager Comparison Chart
  • PDF Program Comparison Chart
  • VoIP Vendor Comparison Chart
  • Web Meeting Vendor Comparison Chart

Hardware and Software

Virtual Receptionist

Web Design

Document Assembly

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  • Adobe Acrobat - Bookmarks
  • Adobe Acrobat - Bates Numbering
  • Adobe Acrobat - Comments and Markup
  • Adobe Acrobat - OCR
  • Adobe Acrobat - Redaction
  • Adobe Acrobat - Reduced File Size
  • Adobe Acrobat - Security and Permissions
  • Adobe Acrobat - Signature Stamp
  • Adobe Acrobat - Typewriter Tool
  • Foxit Phantom Technology - PDF
  • Excel - Basics
  • Excel for Mac
  • NetDocuments - Emailing Document Links
  • NetDocuments - Security - Part 1 of 3 - Security Basics (End User Security)
  • NetDocuments - Sharing Documents Internally
  • Outlook 2013 - Quick Steps
  • Outlook - Tasks and ToDos
  • Play Nice! Working with Word and WordPerfect
  • PowerPoint for Legal Professionals
  • PowerPoint for Mac
  • Preparing a Word Document for E-Filing
  • Quick Takes for Your Practice: Microsoft Office 365
  • Quick Takes for Your Practice: Why E-Discovery is Nothing to Fear
  • Redacting and Removing Metadata
  • Tech Tip: Virtual Private Networks for Attorneys
  • Tech Tip: iPad Keyboard Shortcuts
  • Tech Tip: Using the Paste Special Feature in Microsoft products for Attorneys
  • Tech Tip: Mobile Computing Power Options for Attorneys
  • Tech Tip: Securing online document storage for Attorneys
  • Tech Tip: How to use the Snipping Tool to take a Screenshot for Attorneys
  • Text Recognition - OCR tool (Making Searchable)
  • TrialPad - Presenting
  • Using a Mac in a Windows World
  • Word - Basics for Word 2010
  • Word - Compare Docs Track Changes and Metadata
  • Word - File Information
  • Word - File Types
  • Word - New Features and Recommended Defaults Settings for Word 2013
  • Word - Page Numbering
  • Word - Terminology
  • Word - Top 10 Tips with Barron Henley
  • Word for Mac
  • Word for Mac - Basic Tips and Tricks
  • Word for Mac - Default settings and New Features in 2016
  • Word for Mac - Font Formatting
  • Word for Mac - Formatting Basics
  • Word for Mac - Moving Around Documents
  • Word for Mac - Proofing

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  • New Firm Technology Checklist
  • Essential Questions for your Managed Service Provider

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ISBA Advisory Opinions on Professional Conduct

  • Using Third-Party and Cloud Technology 16-06, 10-01
  • Use of Listservs or Online Discussion Groups 12-15

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